What was the first thing on earth?
Some/ many people and scientists say that monkeys, gorillas,
apes etc were the
first living thing to be on Earth. BUT, they are all wrong, as
the first living thing on
earth were fish, sounds stupid I know! But First, there were
fish in the sea, then
one day A few brave fish came out of the water, some died, but
into monkeys and revolution continued to us today! but the first
thing EVER on
earth was bacteria and single celled things.
The first living objects were simple bacterias which originated
in the early
oceans. These were soft bodied organisms which evolved into
similar soft bodied multi-cellular organisms. About 500 million
years ago fishes
started to form in the oceans, and eventually some of these
reptiles evolved to
be able to breathe the air that was becoming increasingly oxygen
reptiles became increasingly massive and ornate and were the
During the time of the dinosaurs - the name incidentally means
small mammals started to appear. When the dinosaurs became
mammals had a head start and evolved into the variety of mammals
now know which also includes the human race.